[svlug] RH dependencies, not using up2date

Felipe Leme felipeal at iname.com
Sat Jul 27 21:10:25 PDT 2002


Marc MERLIN wrote:

> But to  answer your question, I've  asked RH folks  I know on more  than one
> occasion, and they've  told me that it's not  the job of RPM to  do that (in
> all  fairness, dpkg  on  debian doesn't  do that  either,  but they  provide
> apt-get, so it doesn't matter)

I don't know it that would work on RH, but Mandrake has a tool called 
urpmi that's similar to apt-get, which would install a package and all 
of its dependencies.

Felipe




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